Social Sciences

This research guide

This research guide is a work in progress - always.

If you have any suggestions, comments, or questions, please let us know!

OneSearch: Start Here!

UMA OneSearch


Search for articles (across multiple databases), books, and more--all at once! What is OneSearch?

Information Literacy Goals

  • Define individual information needs
  • Identify possible sources of information and conduct general searches
  • Make resource selections based on need
  • Evaluate the usefulness and appropriateness of the information
  • Apply the information found to satisfy individual questions and interpret its meaning

VAWLT and Writing Centers

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The UMA Writing Centers and the VAWLT (Virtual, Accessibility, Writing, Library & Technology tutors)
offer UMA students free, online tutoring sessions. Just visit their websites to learn more.

All writing help will be virtual this semester, Summer 2021.

UMA Writing Center in Augusta

UMA Writing Center in Bangor